Library guide for registered visitors

Our library is open to residents aged 20 and older in the cities of Nishinomiya and Sanda and their neighboring areas, who have the specific purpose of study or research using the materials of our library. Students of other universities and college-preparatory students are excluded.
For use by governmental agencies, businesses, or evangelical Christian churches for the purpose of study or research, please contact us at the User Services Section, Kwansei Gakuin University Library.

Terms of use
One year (April to March) or one semester (April to September or October to March)
Registered visitors may not use our library in July or January during university examination periods.


Use of materials within the library building
Book loans (up to three books for two weeks)
Photocopying of books/materials
Reference consultation
Use of audiovisual materials


A year: 6,500 yen
A semester: 3,500 yen

Registration Period
A year: Feb. 15th - Mar. 15th
A semester: Feb. 15th - Mar. 15th ; Sep. 1st - Sep. 15th

Place and time of registration
Information Counter, 1st floor, Kwansei Gakuin University Library at Nishinomiya-Uegahara Campus
Counter, 1st floor, Kobe Sanda Campus Library & Media Center
Monday - Friday: 9:00 - 16:00
Saturday: 9:00 - 12:00

Requirements for registration
(1) ID (driver’s license, health insurance card, resident’s card, etc.)
(2) A photo (4.5-cm long x 3.5-cm wide, black and white or color)
(3) One 82-yen postage stamp

User Services Section, Kwansei Gakuin University Library
Phone: 0798-54-6123
Service hours: Monday - Friday 9:00 -16:00

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